Middletown Police Department responded to the retention pond located at 819 Middletown-Warwick Road, Middletown, after a report of a dead body found in the water.

New Castle County Dive Team members recovered a dead body from the retention pond at 819 Middletown-Warwick Road today, April 4, Middletown police said.

The deceased person hasn't been identified and has been turned over to the Medical Examiner’s Office for further investigation.

Police said that there is no indication of any motor vehicle being involved with this incident at this time.

The investigation is on-going, and the Middletown Police Department will disclose information to the media as it is authenticated.